Mac Video Capture Hardware

Mac Compatible Video Devices

With an Apple compatible analog to digital video capture device your Mac can help you grab or transfer video data from a wide variety of gaming, video and audio devices.

USB Video Capture Dongle For MacOS

For Macintosh owners with older analog video gear such as a Game System, VHS VCR, Camcorder, or DVD Player, a low-cost USB capture gadget can help transfer content onto your Mac computer for digital editing, transcoding and saving to nearly any desired digital file format.

Mac OSX Compatible Analog Video Grabber

Composite RCA and S-Video Connectors


These grabbers are typically USB 2.0 / 3.0 capture dongles with Analog RCA audio and video as well as S-Video input jacks for use on a wide variety of analog gear. In some, the hardware is UVC - USB Video Class compliant, nearly any Mac compatible video capture app will list these as an available device source in their Preferences section. However, some bundled apps however might be programmed to recognize only the specific hardware from the manufacturer.

DigitNow Video Capture / Converter

Hi-Quality H.264 Compression Built-In


NOTE: Beware if you're running the lastest Apple MacOS Mojave - It's transition to 64-Bit only is requiring many USB dongle app developers to update and rewrite thier apps to be fully 64-bit compliant.

ThunderBolt Video Capture Box For MacOS

Professional users are likely seek a higher-end video capture device for Mac solutions. For the best Mac video capture device quality, Thunderbolt is better for their video grabbing, processing and capturing of higher resolution 720p, 1080p HD and 4K UDH ultra high definition content. In particular, Gaming companies often want high-quality grabs of their game content for marketing purposes.

BlackMagic UltraStudio Mac Video Capture

HDMI Input with Thunderbolt Interface


10GBps Black Magic ThunderBolt Video Grabber

10-Bit SD/HD with HDMI, Component, Composite & S-Video


Pro users are more likely to seek out Apple certified USB 3.0, 3.1 and ThunderBolt video capture boxes that can handle the high-bandwidth demands of ultra high-definition 4K and 5K video streams and audio as well.

Mac Live Streaming and Video Game Capture

For outputting HDMI live streams and broadcasting high-definition computer video gameplay for Twitch and other online ventures, Elgato's Mac compatible capture boxes continue to be a top favorite for XBox, PlayStation and Wii users.

Elgato Video Game Capture Device For MacOS

240p to 1080p HD H2.64 Capture